I Meral

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Functional changes in isolated guinea-pig papillary muscle induced by monensin and digoxin
    I Meral
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Iowa State University, Ames 50010, USA
    J Vet Med A Physiol Pathol Clin Med 49:51-6. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Digoxin- and monensin-induced changes of intracellular Ca2+ concentration in isolated guinea-pig ventricular myocyte
    I Meral
    Yuzuncu Yil Universitesi, Veteriner Fakultesi, Fizyoloji Anabilim Dali, Van, Turkey
    J Vet Med A Physiol Pathol Clin Med 49:329-33. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of 900-MHz electromagnetic field emitted from cellular phone on brain oxidative stress and some vitamin levels of guinea pigs
    Ismail Meral
    Department of Physiology, School of Medicine, Yuzuncu Yil University, 65200, Van, Turkey
    Brain Res 1169:120-4. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of diet treatment on some biochemical and physiological parameters in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Ismail Meral
    Department of Physiology, Veterinary Medicine, Yuzuncu Yil University, Kampus, Van, Turkey
    Tohoku J Exp Med 200:25-30. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of 900 MHz electromagnetic field emitted by cellular phones on electrocardiograms of guinea pigs
    I Meral
    1Department of Physiology, School of Medicine, Bezmialem Vakif University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Hum Exp Toxicol 33:164-9. 2014
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect of short-term hypothermia on lipid peroxidation and antioxidant enzyme activity in rats
    S Dede
    Yuzuncu Yil Universitesi, Veteriner Fakultesi, Biyokimya Anabilim Dali, Van, Turkey
    J Vet Med A Physiol Pathol Clin Med 49:286-8. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Effects of Nigella sativa L. and Urtica dioica L. on lipid peroxidation, antioxidant enzyme systems and some liver enzymes in CCl4-treated rats
    M Kanter
    Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Van, Turkey
    J Vet Med A Physiol Pathol Clin Med 50:264-8. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Serum sialic acid levels and selected mineral status in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Suat Ekin
    Department of Biochemistry, Yuzuncu Yil University, 65080 Van, Turkey
    Biol Trace Elem Res 94:193-201. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Morphological quantitative changes in the number of lymphocytes, macrophages and plasma cells in the uterus and lymph nodes of rats exposed to the systemic administration of BCG
    Mehmet Kanter
    Department of Histology and Embryology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Yuzuncu Yil University, Van, Turkey
    Tohoku J Exp Med 199:219-28. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Comparative study of total protein, and total and lipid-associated serum sialic acid levels in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Suat Ekin
    Department of Biochemistry, Veterinary Medicine, Yuzuncu Yil University, Van, Turkey
    J Clin Lab Anal 17:124-6. 2003

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  1. ncbi request reprint Functional changes in isolated guinea-pig papillary muscle induced by monensin and digoxin
    I Meral
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Iowa State University, Ames 50010, USA
    J Vet Med A Physiol Pathol Clin Med 49:51-6. 2002
    ..It was concluded that the initial effects of these two drugs on guinea-pig papillary muscles are similar regarding contractility but in time digoxin loses its effect while monensin does not...
  2. ncbi request reprint Digoxin- and monensin-induced changes of intracellular Ca2+ concentration in isolated guinea-pig ventricular myocyte
    I Meral
    Yuzuncu Yil Universitesi, Veteriner Fakultesi, Fizyoloji Anabilim Dali, Van, Turkey
    J Vet Med A Physiol Pathol Clin Med 49:329-33. 2002
    ..However, monensin increases [Ca2+]i in Na+-dependent and -independent ways. An addition conclusion was that 'weakened' myocytes are more sensitive to the monensin and digoxin treatment than normal myocytes...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of 900-MHz electromagnetic field emitted from cellular phone on brain oxidative stress and some vitamin levels of guinea pigs
    Ismail Meral
    Department of Physiology, School of Medicine, Yuzuncu Yil University, 65200, Van, Turkey
    Brain Res 1169:120-4. 2007
    ..However, more studies are needed to demonstrate whether these effects are harmful or/and affect the neural functions...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of diet treatment on some biochemical and physiological parameters in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Ismail Meral
    Department of Physiology, Veterinary Medicine, Yuzuncu Yil University, Kampus, Van, Turkey
    Tohoku J Exp Med 200:25-30. 2003
    ..This study showed that diet treatment could not normalize the high systolic blood pressure in type 2 DM. Thus, an effective way of controlling blood pressure should be taken to improve healing in DM...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of 900 MHz electromagnetic field emitted by cellular phones on electrocardiograms of guinea pigs
    I Meral
    1Department of Physiology, School of Medicine, Bezmialem Vakif University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Hum Exp Toxicol 33:164-9. 2014
    ..However, this issue needed to be further investigated in a variety of perspectives, such as longer duration of exposure to be able to elucidate the effects of mobile phone-induced EMFs on cardiovascular functions...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect of short-term hypothermia on lipid peroxidation and antioxidant enzyme activity in rats
    S Dede
    Yuzuncu Yil Universitesi, Veteriner Fakultesi, Biyokimya Anabilim Dali, Van, Turkey
    J Vet Med A Physiol Pathol Clin Med 49:286-8. 2002
    ..There was no difference between the control or hypothermic group regarding SOD or GSH-Px levels. It is concluded that acute hypothermia increased the lipid peroxidation and decreased the GSH and G-6-PD levels in rats...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effects of Nigella sativa L. and Urtica dioica L. on lipid peroxidation, antioxidant enzyme systems and some liver enzymes in CCl4-treated rats
    M Kanter
    Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Van, Turkey
    J Vet Med A Physiol Pathol Clin Med 50:264-8. 2003
    ..It is concluded that NS and UD decrease the lipid peroxidation and liver enzymes, and increase the antioxidant defence system activity in the CCl4-treated rats...
  8. ncbi request reprint Serum sialic acid levels and selected mineral status in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Suat Ekin
    Department of Biochemistry, Yuzuncu Yil University, 65080 Van, Turkey
    Biol Trace Elem Res 94:193-201. 2003
    ..There are also many sex-related positive or negative correlations between the altered parameters in diabetic patients. These parameters might be used as diagnostic index in patients with DM...
  9. ncbi request reprint Morphological quantitative changes in the number of lymphocytes, macrophages and plasma cells in the uterus and lymph nodes of rats exposed to the systemic administration of BCG
    Mehmet Kanter
    Department of Histology and Embryology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Yuzuncu Yil University, Van, Turkey
    Tohoku J Exp Med 199:219-28. 2003
    ..Therefore, the endometriosis might be prevented by using periodical administration of BCG. However, further experimental and clinical studies associated with these issue are required...
  10. ncbi request reprint Comparative study of total protein, and total and lipid-associated serum sialic acid levels in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Suat Ekin
    Department of Biochemistry, Veterinary Medicine, Yuzuncu Yil University, Van, Turkey
    J Clin Lab Anal 17:124-6. 2003
    ..Our results showed that TSA, LSA, TSA/TP, and LSA/TP have interactive connections with DM. These parameters can be used as a diagnostic index for patients with DM...
  11. ncbi request reprint Oxidative stress and antioxidant enzyme activities in newborns with oesophageal atresia and their mothers
    M Melek
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, Medical Faculty, University of Yuzuncu Yil, Van, Turkey
    J Int Med Res 40:249-57. 2012
    ..To measure the oxidant/antioxidant status of newborn babies with oesophageal atresia and their mothers, compared with healthy control subjects...
  12. ncbi request reprint Effects of oral zinc and magnesium supplementation on serum thyroid hormone and lipid levels in experimentally induced diabetic rats
    Burhanettin Baydas
    Department of Physiology, Veterinary Medicine, Yuzuncu Yil University, Van, Turkey
    Biol Trace Elem Res 88:247-53. 2002
    ..It was concluded that oral magnesium supplementation might decrease the diabetes-induced disturbances of lipid metabolism...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effect of oral vitamin E supplementation on oxidative stress in guinea-pigs with short-term hypothermia
    Leyla Aslan
    Department of Physiology, Veterinary Medicine, Yuzuncu Yil University, Van, Turkey
    Cell Biochem Funct 25:711-5. 2007
    ..However, more studies are needed to prove whether this vitamin can improve quality of life during the cold seasons...
  14. ncbi request reprint Effect of Nigella sativa on glucose concentration, lipid peroxidation, anti-oxidant defence system and liver damage in experimentally-induced diabetic rabbits
    I Meral
    Department of Physiology, Veterinary Medicine, Yuzuncu Yil University, Van, Turkey
    J Vet Med A Physiol Pathol Clin Med 48:593-9. 2001
    ..It was concluded that N. sativa might be used in diabetic patients to prevent lipid peroxidation, increase anti-oxidant defence system activity and also prevent liver damage...
  15. ncbi request reprint Repetitive 50 Hz pulsed electromagnetic field ameliorates the diabetes-induced impairments in the relaxation response of rat thoracic aorta rings
    Servet Kavak
    Department of Biophysics, Yuzuncu Yil University, Van, Turkey
    Int J Radiat Biol 85:672-9. 2009
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  16. ncbi request reprint Effects of cadmium exposure on morphological aspects of pancreas, weights of fetus and placenta in streptozotocin-induced diabetic pregnant rats
    Mehmet Kanter
    Veteriner Fakultesi, Histoloji Embriyoloji Anabilim Dali, Kampus, and Van, Turkey
    Biol Trace Elem Res 93:189-200. 2003
    ..These changes might be severe in diabetic pregnant mothers...
  17. ncbi request reprint Partial regeneration/proliferation of the beta-cells in the islets of Langerhans by Nigella sativa L. in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats
    Mehmet Kanter
    Department of Histology Embryology, Veterinary Medicine, Yuzuncu Yil University, Van, Turkey
    Tohoku J Exp Med 201:213-9. 2003
    ..More studies are needed to demonstrate the exact mechanism of action of N. sativa L. on ameliorated blood glucose concentration in STZ-induced diabetes...
  18. ncbi request reprint Effects of increasing zinc supplementation in drinking water on growth and thyroid gland function and histology in broiler chicks
    H H Dönmez
    University of Yuzuncu Yil, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Histology Dept, Van, Turkey
    Dtsch Tierarztl Wochenschr 109:438-42. 2002
    ..It was concluded that chick receiving 1000 mg Zn/L as ZnSO4.7H2O in drinking water showed signs of Zn toxicity...
  19. ncbi request reprint Localization of glycogen in the placenta and fetal and maternal livers of cadmium-exposed diabetic pregnant rats
    Mecit Yoruk
    Histoloji Embriyoloji Anabilim Dali, Yuzuncu Yil Universitesi, Kampus, Van, Turkey
    Biol Trace Elem Res 96:217-26. 2003
    ..However, the function and the mechanisms of increased glycogen contents in the placenta of Cd-exposed pregnant diabetic rats remain unclear and further studies are needed...
  20. ncbi request reprint Effects of melatonin on lipid peroxidation and anti-oxidant enzyme activity in rats with experimentally induced hyperthyroidism
    Burhanettin Baydas
    Department of Physiology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Yuzuncu Yil University, Van, Turkey
    Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 32:541-4. 2005
    ..5. It was concluded that high-dose melatonin treatment may decrease the hyperthyroidism-induced disturbances of lipid peroxidation and anti-oxidant enzyme activity and oxidative damage...
  21. ncbi request reprint Effects of Nigella sativa L. and Urtica dioica L. on selected mineral status and hematological values in CCl4-treated rats
    Ismail Meral
    Fizyoloji Anabilim Dali, Veteriner Fakultesi, Yuzuncu Yil Universitesi, Kampus, Van, Turkey
    Biol Trace Elem Res 96:263-70. 2003
    ..05) the reduced RBC, WBC, PCV, and Hb levels. It is concluded that NS and/or UD treatments might ameliorate the CCl4-induced disturbances of anemia, some minerals, and body's defense mechanism in CCl4-treated rats...